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This easy simple syrup from Rach’s husband John is perfect for making cold weather cocktails

Try it in his Bloody Good Orange Punch for your Halloween bash.


  • 1/2 cup apple cider
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 5 black peppercorns
  • 5 allspice cloves
  • 1 cinnamon stick


Serves: 1 cup


Heat all ingredients in a small pan over low until sugar melts, then remove from heat. Strain, then discard spices.